Charles Edwards - Biography

Last Modified: Nov 10, 2022

Charles Edwards
Profession: Actor
Best Known For: Downton Abbey (TV series)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: Under Review

Personal Details

Born on : October 1, 1969 (age 54)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Charles Peter Keep Edwards
Birth Place: Haslemere, Surrey, England, UK
Horoscope: Libra
Father's Name: Ronald Derek Keep Edwards
Mother's Name: Sally Anne Lake Coghlan
Siblings: 3

older brothers

University: Guildhall School of Music and Drama
Ethnicity: English
Nationality: British


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single

Body Measurements

Height: 1.88 meter (6 feet 2 inch)
Weight: N/A
Hair Color: Light Brown
Eye Color: Hazel
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Who is Charles Edwards?

Charles Edwards is an actor by profession and British by nationality. He is well known for starring in the TV series The Crown, Downton Abbey, and in the films The Witches, Diana, The All Together.

Charles Edwards in Downton Abbey (Image: Pinterest)

Charles Edwards – Age, Parents, Siblings

Charles Edwards’ birth took place on 1 October 1969 in Haslemere, Surrey, England, UK. He was born Charles Peter Keep Edwards to his mother Sally Anne Lake Coghlan and his Ronald Derek Keep Edwards, who are of English descent. 

He is not the only child of his parents and has three siblings, all older brothers. There are no details available on his mother, father, childhood, and the rest of the family.

Education, Ethnicity

Following high school graduation, Charles Edwards went on to study at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. He graduated from the same in 1992. His ethnicity is English.

Charles Edwards – Girlfriend, Husband, Children, Divorce

Although he has been in the Hollywood spotlight for more than a decade, he has managed to his relationship history a secret. Not much is known about his dating life and former girlfriend(s).

Although we believe Charles Edwards is a single man, he might be married to a wife, children, or even a divorced man.

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Charles Edwards in theatre's Absolute Hell (Image: The Guardian)

Charles Edwards – Career

Early Days

Edwards began his career as a theatre actor in 1993, his first role being in Blithe Spirit at age 24. In the following years, he appeared in the theatre production of The Duchess of Malfi, Hay Fever, Private Lives, and The Apple Cart

Finally, in 2005, he starred in the Broadway production of the play The 39 Steps as Richard Hannay, which gained him wide recognition. He worked in the play until July 2008, having been on stage in London, Boston, and New York City. Since then he has continued work in theatre productions.

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Films, Series

As an actor, he has worked in both TV and films. Charles Edwards has been credited with the films An Ideal Husband (1999), Relative Values (2000),  The All Together (2007), Philomena (2013), Diana (2013), and The Witches (2021). He has also starred in the TV series Bertie and Elizabeth (2002), Holy Flying Circus (2011), Sherlock (2017), Henry IX (2017), Downton Abbey (2012-2013), The Terror (2018), The Crown (2019).

Charles Edwards in The Crown (Image: Facebook)


On the set of Downton Abbey, Charles Edwards has worked with Joanne Froggatt, Allen Leech, Sophie McShera, Rob James-Collier, and Lily James.

Charles Edwards – Awards, Nominations

Edwards has been nominated for Best Actor at the Evening Standard Awards (2011) and  Best Supporting Actor at the Whatsonstage Awards (2012).

Charles Edwards – Net Worth, Salary

The net worth and annual salary of Edwards are under review and will be updated.

Charles Edwards – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media sites Instagram, and Twitter, Charles Edwards is absent.

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